ALBD

AcronymDefinition
ALBDActive Living by Design (Robert Wood Johnson Foundation; Chapel Hill, NC)
ALBDA Lesson Before Dying (book)
ALBDAvailable Lower Berth Day (cruise ship industry)
ALBDAdductor Laryngeal Breathing Dystonia (rare disorder)
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Fuel consumption per ALBD decreased 2 percent in 3Q 2015 compared to the prior year.
Net cruise costs excluding fuel per ALBD for the third quarter are expected to be 2 to 3 percent higher on a constant dollar basis compared to the prior year.
ALBD is a standard measure of passenger capacity for the period, which we use to approximate rate and capacity variances, based on consistently applied formulas, that we use to perform analyses to determine the main non-capacity driven factors that cause our cruise revenues and expenses to vary.
Excluding fuel, the company expects net cruise costs per ALBD to be up 2% to 3% on a constant dollar basis in FY15 compared to FY14.
Net cruise costs excluding fuel per ALBD for the second quarter are expected to be up 6.
a) ALBD is a standard measure of passenger capacity for the period that we use to approximate rate and capacity variances, based on consistently applied formulas, that we use to perform analyses to determine the main non-capacity driven factors that cause our cruise revenues and expenses to vary.
Measures (a) We use net cruise revenues per ALBD ("net revenue
Excluding fuel, the company expects full year net cruise costs per ALBD to be slightly higher compared to the prior year on a constant dollar basis.
Fuel consumption per ALBD decreased 6 percent in 2Q 2014 compared to
cruise revenues, without rounding, by ALBDs as follows (dollars in
Net cruise costs excluding fuel per ALBD for the third quarter are expected to be 1 to 2 percent higher on a constant dollar basis compared to the prior year.
previously reported net cruise costs per ALBD for the three and twelve